In this video, we examine the darker side of Star Trek's portrayal of exploration and how it reflects the legacy of imperialism and cultural domination. From the parallels between Starfleet and the East India Company, to the problematic nature of the Prime Directive, we take a critical look at the cultural context that shapes our favorite science fiction franchise.
Return of the Hindu Atheist
Our previous caller, the Neo Charvak is back. But the confusion remains. Still no clear definition and still a lot of prevarication.